Toni - Meaning of Toni
[ 2 syll. to-ni, ton-i ] The baby girl name Toni is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced TOW-Niy- †. Toni is of Latin origin. It is used mainly in English, French, and Greek.
Toni is a familiar form (English, French, and Greek) of the English and French Antoinette.
Toni is also a contracted form (English) of Antonia.
Toni is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1961, 0.139% of baby girls were named Toni. It was #149 in rank then. The baby name has suffered a marked decline in frequency since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. Out of all girl names in its family, Toni was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018. Toni has in the last century been primarily given to baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Toni: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Toni is Toni Morrison, Author, born Chloe Anthony Wofford 18 February 1931, Lorain, Ohio.